4.13 help me i need it do 7th grade

Feb 16th, 2015
Price: $10 USD

Question description

Discussion: Rates and Sports Statistics

Now that you know how to compute average speeds, you are going to take a closer look at the speeds attained by Olympic athletes and discuss these speeds with your peers. Find an Olympic record holder in some racing event. (There are many places online where you can find data on past Olympic winners.) The Olympic record you choose can be for the 100 meter sprint, the 200 meter backstroke, the 1000 meter speed skate or the marathon—anything that's about speed.

  • Find the world record holder in any specific Olympic racing event. Calculate the average speed in m/s, mi/h, or some other unit rate. Share your results in a forum post. (Each member of the class must present a different Olympic record.)

  • Make a list of silly sports statistics that are rates, and another list of silly sports statistics that are not rates. Share your lists on the discussion.

Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) Irah E
School: UT Austin

Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students

Review from student
" Top quality work from this guy! I'll be back! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1830 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors